Fragment of a wand
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 13
1783–about 1640 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Near Arab-el-Bourg
Overall: 4.2 x 11 cm (1 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Decorated with a procession of incised figures of apotropaic animals.
Said by Oric Bates to be from near Arab-el-Bourg, but probably from Abydos. 1912: given to the MFA by Oric Bates.
Gift of Oric Bates